The first table below looks at the demand for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 803 710 753
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +43
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 92 127 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 73 83 98
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £35,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87553 79947 86103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71008 65980 73851
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 47 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North West +2 12 £39,500 +12.85% 2
South East -27 11 £31,250 -37.50% 3
East Midlands -42 9 £41,000 +7.89%
West Midlands +11 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -26 4 £42,500 -10.52% 1
East of England -21 1 £50,000 +38.88% 2
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UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP.

1 93 (52.84%) SQL
2 90 (51.14%) HTML
3 86 (48.86%) .NET
4 85 (48.30%) CSS
5 72 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 72 (40.91%) C#
6 65 (36.93%) SQL Server
7 59 (33.52%) Java
8 58 (32.95%) RESTful
9 55 (31.25%) HTML5
10 54 (30.68%) Ajax
11 53 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (30.11%) Microsoft
12 52 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (28.98%) jQuery
14 50 (28.41%) CSS3
15 48 (27.27%) MVC
15 48 (27.27%) Finance
15 48 (27.27%) Scrum
16 45 (25.57%) XML
17 40 (22.73%) E-Commerce
18 39 (22.16%) Information Security
19 38 (21.59%) XHTML
20 37 (21.02%) CISSP
20 37 (21.02%) Web Accessibility
20 37 (21.02%) Selenium
21 36 (20.45%) JavaScript
22 35 (19.89%) XSLT
22 35 (19.89%) Penetration Testing
23 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.98%) CMS
2 7 (3.98%) Apache Solr
3 6 (3.41%) IIS
3 6 (3.41%) Apache
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.14%) Node.js
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.14%) Immediacy CMS
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.57%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.57%) Mule
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 20 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.52%) SaaS
2 5 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.91%) Internet
2 16 (9.09%) HTTP
3 12 (6.82%) Firewall
4 11 (6.25%) Wireshark
5 9 (5.11%) LAN
5 9 (5.11%) WAN
5 9 (5.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (3.98%) SSL
7 6 (3.41%) Network Security
7 6 (3.41%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.27%) VPN
9 3 (1.70%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.14%) WLAN
11 1 (0.57%) FTP
11 1 (0.57%) LDAP
11 1 (0.57%) SAN
11 1 (0.57%) DNS
11 1 (0.57%) IPv4
11 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (36.93%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.91%) MySQL
3 10 (5.68%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.98%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.70%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.57%) DB2
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 37 (21.02%) Selenium
2 24 (13.64%) NUnit
3 23 (13.07%) Visual Studio
4 20 (11.36%) Metasploit
5 19 (10.80%) Subversion
5 19 (10.80%) JIRA
6 14 (7.95%) Jenkins
6 14 (7.95%) Eclipse
7 11 (6.25%) AppScan
7 11 (6.25%) MSTest
8 10 (5.68%) SpecFlow
9 9 (5.11%) JUnit
9 9 (5.11%) Maven
9 9 (5.11%) PHPUnit
10 7 (3.98%) Ant
10 7 (3.98%) Git (software)
11 6 (3.41%) Hudson
12 5 (2.84%) TestNG
12 5 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.27%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 48 (27.27%) Finance
2 29 (16.48%) Marketing
2 29 (16.48%) Retail
3 13 (7.39%) Advertising
4 10 (5.68%) Billing
5 7 (3.98%) Back Office
6 6 (3.41%) Banking
6 6 (3.41%) Games
7 4 (2.27%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.57%) Publishing
10 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 75 (42.61%) Developer
2 39 (22.16%) .NET Developer
3 23 (13.07%) ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (11.36%) C# Developer
5 19 (10.80%) Tester
6 17 (9.66%) Analyst
7 16 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.52%) Penetration Tester
9 14 (7.95%) Security Specialist
10 13 (7.39%) Java Developer
11 12 (6.82%) Consultant
12 11 (6.25%) Security Consultant
12 11 (6.25%) Web Developer
13 10 (5.68%) Software Developer
14 9 (5.11%) Architect
15 8 (4.55%) Information Specialist
15 8 (4.55%) Information Security Specialist
15 8 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (51.14%) HTML
2 86 (48.86%) .NET
3 85 (48.30%) CSS
4 72 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 58 (32.95%) RESTful
6 55 (31.25%) HTML5
7 54 (30.68%) Ajax
8 52 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (28.98%) jQuery
10 50 (28.41%) CSS3
11 45 (25.57%) XML
12 38 (21.59%) XHTML
13 35 (19.89%) XSLT
14 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 33 (18.75%) Web Services
16 24 (13.64%) JSON
17 21 (11.93%) REST
18 20 (11.36%) SOAP
19 18 (10.23%) WCF
20 17 (9.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.36%) Computer Science
1 20 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.82%) Open Source
3 7 (3.98%) Cryptography
4 5 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.84%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.70%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.14%) Online Games
7 2 (1.14%) DTV
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) W3C
8 1 (0.57%) EMV
8 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.57%) APACS
8 1 (0.57%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.75%) Linux
2 24 (13.64%) Windows
3 11 (6.25%) UNIX
4 6 (3.41%) AIX
5 3 (1.70%) Android
5 3 (1.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
6 1 (0.57%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.27%) MVC
2 48 (27.27%) Scrum
3 40 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 39 (22.16%) Information Security
5 37 (21.02%) Web Accessibility
6 35 (19.89%) Penetration Testing
7 32 (18.18%) UML
8 23 (13.07%) Web Development
9 22 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
10 20 (11.36%) Software Testing
10 20 (11.36%) TDD
10 20 (11.36%) OO
11 19 (10.80%) Test Strategy
12 18 (10.23%) Automated Testing
13 17 (9.66%) Ethical Hacking
13 17 (9.66%) Performance Testing
13 17 (9.66%) BDD
13 17 (9.66%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (8.52%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (52.84%) SQL
2 72 (40.91%) C#
3 59 (33.52%) Java
4 36 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 22 (12.50%) Python
6 18 (10.23%) Ruby
6 18 (10.23%) PHP
7 17 (9.66%) C
8 14 (7.95%) C++
9 10 (5.68%) T-SQL
10 9 (5.11%) Perl
10 9 (5.11%) Scala
11 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.14%) VBA
14 1 (0.57%) VB
14 1 (0.57%) XQuery
14 1 (0.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 37 (21.02%) CISSP
2 28 (15.91%) Degree
3 13 (7.39%) CISM
3 13 (7.39%) CEH
4 12 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.11%) MCSE
6 8 (4.55%) GSEC
7 7 (3.98%) CISA
7 7 (3.98%) RHCE
7 7 (3.98%) CCNP
7 7 (3.98%) CCNA
7 7 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.98%) GPEN
7 7 (3.98%) OSCP
8 5 (2.84%) ISTQB
8 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (2.27%) CSSLP
9 4 (2.27%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 28 (15.91%) QA
2 19 (10.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.70%) WCAG
4 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.57%) WAI
4 1 (0.57%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (3.98%) Nmap
2 3 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.70%) Docker
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (5.11%) Nessus
2 7 (3.98%) CORE IMPACT
3 3 (1.70%) Puppet
3 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.14%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 53 (30.11%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.77%) Oracle
3 12 (6.82%) Google
4 11 (6.25%) IBM
5 7 (3.98%) ATG
5 7 (3.98%) Intershop
5 7 (3.98%) hybris
5 7 (3.98%) Demandware
6 6 (3.41%) LogRhythm
7 4 (2.27%) JBoss
8 3 (1.70%) VMware
9 2 (1.14%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.14%) Alterian
9 2 (1.14%) HP
9 2 (1.14%) Apple
9 2 (1.14%) SAP
10 1 (0.57%) Sybase
10 1 (0.57%) Cisco
10 1 (0.57%) Akamai
10 1 (0.57%) Lumesse
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